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No. 2 Southwest unveils a new heart

No. 2 Southwest unveils a new heart
The Dallas-based airline unveiled a new aircraft livery and new corporate heart logo in September, giving Southwest its third look in its 43-year history. Gone were orange and the red bellied aircraft in favor of a bright blue-dominated color scheme …
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Southwest Airlines adding Indy flights to Boston, LA
Add Boston and Los Angeles to the growing roster of cities that are a nonstop flight away from Indy. Southwest Airlines announced Wednesday it will fly twice a day to Boston Logan International Airport in Massachusetts and once daily to Los Angeles …
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Police: Body of elderly woman found in Southwest Miami-Dade lake
The body of an elderly woman was found Monday afternoon in a Southwest Miami-Dade lake, police said. The discovery at Winston Park Lake at Southwest 82nd Street and 135th Avenue was made at 2:36 p.m., said Miami-Dade Police Det. Alvaro Zabaleta.
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2013: A look back at Southwest Florida
Top headlines from 2013. Jan. 21, 2013 (Photo: Fullscreen. March 14, 2013 (Photo: Fullscreen. April 16, 2013 (Photo: Fullscreen. April 20, 2013 (Photo: Fullscreen. July 14, 2013 (Photo …
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Exclusive: Southwest's oil swap trade waiver raises CFTC questions
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Last month's move by the U.S. commodities regulator to let Southwest Airlines Co keep its multibillion-dollar oil trades secret for 15 days offered the world's biggest low-cost carrier a break it has been seeking for three years.
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HAC girls: Southwest pulls away in final period
Lincoln Southwest's Caitlin Carson (23) looks to pass against the defense of Lincoln Southeast's Alex Barada in the second half of a first-round game in the Heartland Athletic Conference Tournament on Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at Lincoln High School.
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After its final flight Sunday, AirTran to become one with Southwest
Southwest executives will mark the event with a few final words and a gate party will be held for all on the flight. It's full, with many longtime AirTran employees as crew members and passengers. In Southern California, AirTran flights left Los …
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Opera Southwest to sing in the new year

Opera Southwest to sing in the new year
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Opera Southwest is putting on their first New Year's Eve concert! The show will feature a quartet of Opera Southwest stars, along with several other local musicians. Kristen Chavez, Rodrick Dixon, Sean Anderson, and Shana Blake …
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Counting down Southwest Georgia's Top 10 sports stories of 2014; No. 3
##EDITOR'S NOTE: The Herald's sports staff has chosen Southwest Georgia's Top 10 sports stories from 2014. Today marks the eighth of the 10 we've picked as having a significant influence as we count down to No. 1, which will appear in the Jan. 1 addition.
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Man found dead in bar bathroom in southwest Houston
A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead inside of a southwest Houston bar early Friday. Around 1:45 a.m., employees at the Nyx Ultra Lounge on Bellaire near Wilcrest heard a loud noise coming from the men's restroom. They went …
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Homeowner fatally shoots suspect in southwest Houston
An attempted home invasion on Christmas Eve in southwest Houston ended with a suspected attacker shot to death and another person wounded, police said. Family members were gathered in the garage of a home in the 4100 block of Woodwind Lane with …

Southwest Airlines wingtip comes of plane after incident at LaGuardia

Southwest Airlines wingtip comes of plane after incident at LaGuardia
NEW YORK — Two planes that collided Tuesday morning at LaGuardia Airport in New York were able to roll off the taxiway under their own power, according to a report on A Southwest Airline plane's wingtip fell off the plane after it clipped …

The S&P 500's Top Performers For 2014
Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV), Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), and Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) were the top three performing stocks this year, their total return (including price appreciation and EPS) being 123%, 111%, and 97%, …
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Bag workers picket Southwest Air over flight delays
INDIANAPOLIS — Southwest Airlines baggage handlers picketed at Indianapolis International Airport and other airfields Tuesday, contending that increased flights are causing unprecedented delays and overworked employees. Members of Transport …
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Mavs' Dirk Nowitzki moving up all-time scoring list and other Southwest
Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) attempts to shoot as Los Angeles Lakers forward Ed Davis (21) and guard Wayne Ellington (2) defend in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in Dallas, Texas. Dallas won 102-98.

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China Focus: High-speed railway reaches China's rugged southwest
A bullet train runs through a grand bridge in Foshan City, south China's Guangdong Province, Dec. 26, 2014. The 857-kilometer high-speed railway linking Guiyang, capital of landlocked mountainous province of Guizhou in southwest China, with south …
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2008: A look back at Southwest Florida
High court endorses gun rights. Local news from 2008. Fire Station 9 on Pelican Boulevard in Cape Coral opens in January. Click here for more local news. Trivia Question. What is the name of the Pullman railroad car at Southwest Florida Museum of History?
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Southwest Flight's Wing Clipped as Planes Collide at LaGuardia

Southwest Flight's Wing Clipped as Planes Collide at LaGuardia
"The wingtip of the aircraft operating Southwest Airlines Flight #449 departing from New York LaGuardia to Denver came in contact with another aircraft that was awaiting a gate," Southwest said in a statement, according to CBS New York. "The 143 …
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Southwest Airlines aircraft wing clipped before departing LaGuardia for Denver
… comfort Tuesday morning, with one ripping the wingtip off the other. No passengers on either plane were injured. American Airlines Flight 1104 from Dallas was taxiing to its gate just before 11 a.m. as Southwest Airlines Flight 449 to Denver was …
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State pursues k from Southwest Portland landlord, claiming he wouldn't rent
The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries has filed a nearly $ 40,000 lawsuit against a Southwest Portland property owner, claiming he told a family of five who responded to his Craiglist ad that his three-bedroom rental unit was “not a place for kids …

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Southwest jet loses wingtip after bumping plane at NYC airport
NEW YORK — Some Christmas fliers got their wings clipped – literally. Two jets at New York's LaGuardia Airport got a little too close for comfort Tuesday morning, with one ripping the wingtip off the other. No passengers on either plane were injured.
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Southwest Airlines Plane Damaged After Being Clipped By Another Plane At
While some travelers are worrying about possible Wednesday weather issues fouling up their Christmases, passengers on a Southwest Airlines plane at Laguardia are enduring some Christmas Eve Eve delays. Because their plane got clipped and part of the …
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Southwest plane clips wing after colliding with American Airlines jet at LaGuardia
The Southwest plane, en route to Denver, “came in contact with another aircraft that was awaiting a gate” at approximately 11 a.m. ET, Southwest said in a statement to Yahoo News. There were no injuries reported, and it is not clear how the collision …
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Southwest Airlines workers picket at Sky Harbor

Southwest Airlines workers picket at Sky Harbor
So chanted about 40 Southwest Airlines ground workers picketing Tuesday at Sky Harbor international Airport to protest their three-year lack of a contract. "Our main goal is to get the flying public – to let them know where we are at . It could affect …

Southwest Airlines plane clips American Airlines jet at LGA
Holiday travelers got a fright Tuesday when the wing of one airplane clipped another at LaGuardia Airport in Queens, officials said. A Denver-bound Southwest Airlines plane that was maneuvering into position for takeoff came into contact with an …
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